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Questions tagged [tag-wiki]

A "tag wiki" is an editable page that briefly summarizes the topic of the tag and that may provide links to existing questions that are often useful to many people.

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Are links to questions in tag wiki supposed to be automatically converted in question titles?

I edited a tag wiki in the site I moderate, and I noticed that while the links are converted to question titles in the preview, this doesn't happen in the tag wiki. Compare the previous ...
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Remove “Go get it” for Research Assistant

This request is a follow up to my question "Go get it" link is broken for Research Assistant and some other badges. I found out from Brain Nickel's answer that it is not a bug but intended ...
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Why don't code snippets work in Tag Wikis?

I noticed code snippets don't work in tag wikis. E.g. https://stackoverflow.com/tags/css/info My reasoning for asking: In most front end tags there will be examples of the relevant code. Snippets ...
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History and excerpt history links on the tag info page are on different lines on Russian Stack Overflow

Stack Overflow in English: Stack Overflow in Russian: As I can see, class post-menu on ru SO has width limitations on this block: .post-menu { font-size: 11px; width: ...
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Tag wiki creation time doesn't match actual date [duplicate]

For example, https://stackoverflow.com/tags/html/info AFAIK, it's not 2020 right now.
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Tags and Hot Answers' More buttons have title, but Top Answerers' More button doesn't

Could you add title for this link for more consistency?
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List of chat rooms that subscribed on tag

I can see which tags particular room is subscribed on. For example, Stack Overflow на русском is subscribed on russian-stackoverflow. But on the tag page there is no information about subscribed ...
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“Last changed” option for sorting tags

We have "Popular", "Name", "New" sorting options for the Tags page. Would be great to add additional option "Last changed" to see tags, whose tag wiki (or tag wiki excerpt) was edited, sorted by ...
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Accessing extended tag info is almost impossible

The new tag popup makes it easy to watch or ignore particular tags and shows the tag info excerpt. Here's one on EL&U: However, the full tag info contains a lot more information which helps users....
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No notice of “too many pending edits” on tag edit page

Referring back to this issue, Privilege level for editing tags not shown Apparently, I was unable to edit the tag wiki due to the fact that I had five pending suggested edits to questions, that meant ...
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Number formatting when editing tag wiki with less than 20000 reputation

When editing a tag wiki, the following box is displayed. Can a comma be added so this reads 20,000 reputation instead of 20000 reputation? Note: whatever separator is being used on the privileges ...
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Tag Wikis: why not be unified? [duplicate]

When constructing tag wikis, it seems that the tag wiki of the same tag in different websites must be built every time. It seems that there is something can be improved. It repeats much and is not ...
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I'm not that bad! Why can't I review?

I saw that there were suggested edits by the indicator by the bar, but when I tried to review I was told that the queue was cleared! I thought that maybe the notification was old, due some ...
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+2 reputation shown in daily summary, not in list

Today, I received +2 reputation on the new Constructed Language private beta site, for a tag wiki edit on a tag which is probably now orphaned. This leads to a strange situation where my 'daily' ...
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Can I add a description for a new tag I created?

If I ask a question with a newly created tag, am I then able to add a description describing the tag? I have the reputation required to create a tag.
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Editing tag description gives “no usage guidance”

On Network Engineering, I've decided to update tags related to the questions asked, since there are many, that doesn't have any short or longer description. I edited 2 or 3 tags clicking the 'Tags' ...
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How to get the content in a tag wiki [duplicate]

I know that a tag wiki "is an editable page that briefly summarizes the topic of the tag and that may provide links to existing questions that are often useful to many people." How can we find the ...
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Is there a bug in the implementation of the Research Assistant badge?

I was doing several tag wiki edits (both true tag wikis and excerpts) in [linguistics.se]. I saw the counter "Your badge progress" on the right sidebar increasing: Your Badge Progress Research ...
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How will I know when my tag wiki contribution has been approved?

How long do changes to wikis for tags take to be approved? I have written a wiki for a tag, it has not been approved yet, and I want to know what notification I get to tell me if it has been approved ...
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Why am I limited to 5 tag wiki edit suggestions?

I am an active user of Stack Overflow Pt, my reputation is +19K, which already gives me access to a great range of moderation tools. I was editing some tags, and due to the restriction of the ...
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Tag edits don't appear in the combined activity log

Recently I edited many tag wikis, but they didn't appear in my combined activity log (URL: https://stackexchange.com/users/<your-se-id>?tab=activity). This bug report is not a dupe of this, and ...
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Convert http links to https in tag wikis

As part of the migration to HTTPS, a bot rewrote http:// links pointing inside the Stack Exchange network to https://. This bot only ran on questions and answers. Please run the bot on tag wikis as ...
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Quickly find and improve usage guidance excerpts on tags

On META, as well as other Stack sites, there appear to be a large number of tags that have no usage guidance excerpt. (The tag wiki is often left blank, too, but the excerpt is of more importance.) ...
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If a tag is removed and later created again, is the original tag-info recreated, too?

When a tag is created, the tag-info is available at https://meta.stackexchange.com/tags/[tagname]/info. (Or this url shows that it is currently empty.) After the tag is removed, then the above address ...
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Edit a tag info if original author is not active anymore [duplicate]

I wrote a pretty detailed tag wiki (over 800 words) for Kotlin but it seems like the original author of this tag wiki is not active anymore as he was last seen in April. Is there any way my edit can ...
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Should I be offered reject button on the tag-wiki I wrote myself?

Recently I suggested edit to tag-wiki on MathOverflow (I am below 20k on that site.) The suggested edit was approved. When I looked at the edit suggestion again, I noticed that I am offered reject ...
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Allow rollbacks for tag wikis

So, on Myth.SE, there were some interesting tag wiki suggested edits, using content directly copied from Wikipedia. Stack Exchange does not appreciate that. So some of our newer users approved it, as ...
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Tag wiki Stats - “created” showing with wrong date calculation

In any tag's info page, under the Stats section the created detail is displaying. But the period is displaying wrongly. For an example the moderator-tools tag was created on 2011-07-31 (also found in ...
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Cannot improve suggested tag wiki edit after hitting the rate limit

After submitting a tag wiki edit, you can improve your own suggested edit by hitting the Edit Tag Info button: (sidenote: why does the profanity tag have VB syntax highlighting?!) However, if you're ...
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Disinformation on moderator elections

The edit history of this page says the initial edit was "copied from meta.SO (with minor modifications)". I can't find anything that it could have been copied from. It is asserted there that moderator ...
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Wrong wording of rate limiting message when editing tag wikis

When editing tag wikis, you're limited to one edit per 30 seconds (see the rate limiting guide). However, the displayed message is slightly confusing: You can perform this action again in 30 ...
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Why don't tag excerpt edits count towards the Research Assistant badge?

The description shown for the Research Assistant is Edited 50 tag wikis. According to the List of all badges with full descriptions, this does not include edits to tag wiki excerpts. It's been ...
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How could I create a tag wiki three years before I joined the site?

While reviewing suggested edits, I came across one to a tag wiki which is listed as being created by me in 2011: Just one problem: I joined Stack Exchange in 2014. How can I have created anything on ...
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Tapping on approved suggested tag wiki leads to 404 in iOS-app

Recently my suggested edit on tag wiki has been approved. In app I see a reputation change on it, but when I tap on it I got "page not found": Open in Chrome opens an actual page for tag wiki: ...
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What constitutes spam in a tag wiki?

Recently I came across a user on a site who: Was affiliated with a product/service (according to their profile). Was active on the site (i.e. clearly not a spam bot). Edited mention of their product/...
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Why is there a difference between rendering of links in tag-wiki and in editing preview?

I have recently edited this tag-info on MathOverflow. Only now I have noticed that links are shown as bare urls: On the other hand, when editing, the links are rendered as titles of the question in ...
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In a Tag Info, shouldn’t the “history” link being labeled “full wiki history”?

Next to the “Edit Tag Info” button, which allows to edit both excerpt and full wiki texts, there’s to links to the version histories of both texts: A “Tag Wiki” consists of a “tag wiki excerpt” as ...
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Allow editing tag info on iOS app

Currently, when viewing tag-info in the Stack Exchange iOS app, there doesn't seem to be an easy way to suggest edits for tag info. Why not have an action bar like the one on question pages?
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Badge - Civic Duty - Vote 300 or more times [duplicate]

What is Badge - Civic Duty It has simple description "Vote 300 or more times". I'm looking for detail of this badge. I can't see any effect upon down vote question/answers. Does it consider down vote ...
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How do I edit tag's wiki? [duplicate]

I have just created a tag, but I don't see a way to edit its wiki. I have just over 2000 reputation. Is this feature unavailable to me?
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Related tag list in Top Users for tag contains tag itself [duplicate]

On the tag info page, no matter which one of the subtabs (user, hot, new or synonyms) is selected, the list of related tags contains a tag itself: To see this, click "top users" in the tag hover ...
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The imported tag-info for default tags is ignored in revision history

There are several default tags which are automatically imported to all metas. (See also here.) It seems that some of them have been also imported with the tag-info. By looking at metas of some ...
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Should tags include a news section?

I'm concerned about the news section of tags, like on https://stackoverflow.com/tags/yii/info. Should it be there? If yes, is there a limit to how old the news can be? If yes, is there a limit to how ...
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How to add details to a tag?

I am going to add a new tag, and it is something that does not have lots of users, and I also need to write details for the tag and what that tag is about, I know how to add a new tag (by this source),...
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Why can I single click approve edits to tag wikis I edited earlier? [duplicate]

On the emerging IoT.SE which is in private beta I have the privilege to approve tag wikis but have not yet reached the free tag wiki editing privilege. Today another user edited a tag wiki excerpt I ...
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Is it possible to find the edit history of a tag?

I would like to see the edit history of a tag. That is who edited what and when they did it. Is that possible?
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Show banner rather than having Create Tag info button go missing when user has 5 pending suggested edits? [duplicate]

At GIS, which I moderate, we have a Meta Q&A about Why is it that I sometimes find I am unable to edit a tag and I think the issue being discussed will be common to all sites. When our user is ...
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What do the Posttype values in the schema of Stack Exchange data dump mean?

I was exploring stack exchange database and came to know there can be various types of posts. Among them, there were many post types that I did not understand. The names of those post types are ...
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What reputation is needed to suggest language hints to be used for particular tags?

In What is syntax highlighting and how does it work? it says: If you're curious whether a tag has a language hint, any user is capable of checking by visiting that tag's wiki page. The language ...
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Use tag from wiki when clicking on Ask Question

I want to point out a scenario that could help improve user experience when visiting a tag wiki from an external source. When companies come to an SE site for their 'product support' questions, like ...